Two perfect games and two bowlers who opened the summer league season with 258 averages highlight this week's Examiner.com high-score report from bowling centers in the Sarasota-Manatee-Charlotte County area.
John Davis opened with games of 167 and 201 before unloading 12 consecutive strikes in Game 3 to complete a 668 opening-night series in the Kays-Ponger-Uselton Friendly Fours League at Treasure Lanes, and he added a 716 series in Week 2.
Ron Klazon posted his first career perfect game during a recent session of the Anchor Pools Mixed League at AMF Bradenton. His 759 series consisted of scores of 300, 249 and 210.
At Sarasota Lanes, both Jordan Sepper and Richard McLaughlin Jr. began the summer league season with 258 averages over the first two weeks.
Sepper pounded out an 815 series in Week 1, then added a 738 on games of 247, 277 and 214 in Week 2 of the Cook Spring Invitational League.
McLaughlin had an opening-week 743 series in the Bob Anderson Plumbing Mixed League, and he had a 290 in a single-game appearance in Week 2. After a first-frame 10-pin, he strung 11 consecutive strikes, then left because he was substituting for someone who was unable to get to the lanes for the first game.
In other high-score reports from area bowling establishments:
- TREASURE LANES: Joe Harper 278-705, D.J. June 268, Scott Baylor 268, Kenneth Jones 267, Chuck Roame 710, Keith Little 707, Anthony Hauss 701; Jennifer Peacock 257-692 and 229-602, Dawn Smith 254-642 and 606, Michelle Gaudette 237, Renae Gross 234-616 and 611, Linda White 233, Harper 226-631, Heatherly Faulkner 600.
- BOWLAND PORT CHARLOTTE: David Jodoin 289, Cano Lara 279-777, Wilmer Franco 279, Billy Seymour 269-996 (4 games), Jim Ulrich 268-958 (4), Mike Janosik 268-909 (4); Jeanette Van Epps 226, Esther Nadel 225, Jodi Suares 616.
- AMF BRADENTON: Paul Farmer 278, Harold Thorpe 268, Leighton Bryant 760, Bob Johnson 714; Karen Thompson 235.
- SARASOTA LANES: Mike Thompson 279, Ron Klazon 268; Jessica Hendrickson 257-662.
- ENGLEWOOD BOWL: Kevin Craycraft 288-713, Joe Janik 279-701, Wayne Hoyt 267.
- AMF GULF GATE: Donny Bartlett 269-717.
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